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Perth, Australia
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53 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Clean room with good amenities and spa bath. Close for motorway access. 10 minutes drive to Devonport stops and ferry terminal to Auckland. $155 / night is a bit pricey but that is Auckland today where accomodation costs rival Sydney and Singapore. Wifi was very patchy, tourists expect a very good wifi service these days.

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Thank westoz
Mansfield Australia
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130 reviews
49 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed here on our last night of our NZ trip from Australia. On checking in staff were friendly and helpful. There was plenty of undercover parking on site. All rooms are upstairs and there is no lift available. We had a standard studio with a kitchenette (some only have tea/coffee facilities) The room was of a good size, nice décor... More 

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Thank Bigruss57
Kaitaia, New Zealand
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11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Stayed in this motel 3 times before and on arrival (after a long drive in bad weather) I received a free upgrade from a studio to a lovely one bedroom apartment! I was soooo pleased...lol doesnt take much to please me... The guy in the office is lovely and the motel is sooooo clean. On a main road but traffic... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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2 reviews
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Hotel is basic but very clean and comfortable with free wifi, its located next to the motorway and approx 10 min from the city and is centrally located to Milford shopping strip with plenty of cafes and large supermarket, Campbells Bay & Devonport are a short drive, Devonport in particular is a beautiful art deco village on the north shore,... More 

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Thank Darren1960
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 July 2016

A great motel situated in an ideal place for getting around Auckland either by public transport or private car. The host was always very obliging and helpful and the cleaning staff were unobtrusive and thorough. Our unit was quiet and warm ( thanks for the heater) with a full kitchen and separate bedroom. An ideal home away from home. A... More 

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Thank MJDJW
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016

I booked a one bedroom room which was lovely and large with a good size kitchen, great bathroom, comfortable bed and large room. It feels more like a 1 bedroom apartment than a 1 bedroom hotel room. The hotel is close to the motorway, a short drive to downtown Auckland and to anywhere on the North Shore. It's also close... More 

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Thank Vickie J
Pukenui, New Zealand
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 21 May 2016

We go to Auckland on a regular basis.City of Sails Motel is our Motel of choice.This motel has great hosts.Always obliging and helpful, At affordable prices we have always found the rooms spacious and clean.Location is good and handy to North Shore hospital,motorway access and a short walk to the bus stop and cafes.

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Thank GMR49
melbourne
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121 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

This was a clean and comfortable motel with free wifi and very friendly staff. The room had microwave and small stove top with saucepans and toaster so we could have our eggs on toast for brekky. If you have mobility issues I don't think there are any rooms down stairs so best to check with owner as we were on... More 

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Gosford, Australia
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15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

A short drive to Auckland city & north shore. Vety close to motorway entry & exit. No restaurant on site but allows charge back to your room from local restaurants. Try Divino pizza around the corner.

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Thank RonF68
Hamilton
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28 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

Fantastic location, well appointed rooms, extremely clean & tidy, friendly accommodating staff everything you could need & want. We only stayed 1 night but would definitely stay again & highly recommend to others. Cost effective for location too. Awesome spa bath. We couldn't fault this place.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about City of Sails Motel

Address: 219 Shakespeare Road | North Shore, Milford, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region > Milford
Price Range: $143 - $189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — City of Sails Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 16
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“Some rooms have kitchen and spa baths”
 of 5 bubbles GMR49, 20 May 2016 | Read review
“Good value”
 of 5 bubbles mark11stone, 19 Feb 2015 | Read review
“if you must stay pay the extra $10.00 for a spa room otherwise your stay there isn't worth it”
 of 5 bubbles sharonrick, 3 May 2014 | Read review
“Furtherest from the road intersection I would suggest”
 of 5 bubbles nzp0ppy, 8 Jan 2014 | Read review
“Ask whether some rooms have eating facilities.”
 of 5 bubbles Faith1000, 24 Aug 2013 | Read review
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